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Consultant in Vascular Surgery - Inverness, UK

Full Time
Inverness, Scotland

Client Name: NHS Highland
Role: Consultant in Vascular Surgery
Shifts: 1:3 on-call rota
Location: Inverness


  • Over 5,000 new job requests received every week, giving you a wide range of work to choose from as well as priority access.
  • First sight of large number of jobs across multiple NHS trusts/health boards, meaning you are one step ahead of your colleagues.
  • Competitive pay rates so you get the pay you deserve.
  • Flexibility on jobs/shifts so you can choose when and how you work.
  • A dedicated point of contact who will be with you every step of the way.
  • Free CPD courses and wellbeing support to take you to the next level in your career.
  • Lucrative referral scheme meaning you can refer a friend and earn £500*!
  • Revalidation support so you can continue providing the best care to patients in need.
  • 24/7/365 service - we are available when you need us.

Are you an enthusiastic and forward-looking Consultant in Vascular Surgery on the hunt for a new job? Well, we might just have the perfect role for you.

Raigmore Hospital are looking for an experienced Consultant in Vascular Surgery with endovascular skills who will contribute to the further development and delivery of evidence-based vascular and endovascular services across the Trust, who will help to develop a vascular service capable of surviving the pressures of the NHS.

Raigmore Hospital is committed to a strong and helpful training culture, so with your knowledge you will be able to help more junior-level doctors on our established training programmes progress in their early careers.

General key skills

In addition to your qualifications, as a Consultant in Vascular Surgery, you will have:

  • Excellent communication skills to manage a wide range of relationships with colleagues, and patients and their families.
  • Emotional resilience, a calm temperament and the ability to work well under pressure.
  • Teamwork and the capacity to lead multidisciplinary teams.
  • Problem-solving and diagnostic skills.
  • Outstanding organisational ability and effective decision-making skills.
  • First-class time and resource management for the benefit of patients.
  • A high degree of manual dexterity.
  • Superb hand-eye co-ordination, excellent vision, and visuospatial awareness.
  • Physical stamina to cope with the demands of surgery.

Main Duties/Responsibilities

As a Consultant in Vascular Surgery with NHS Highland you will:

  • Maintain the highest clinical standards in the care of patients with Vascular problems.
  • Provide out-patient and in-patient care for patients with Vascular problems.
  • Share with colleagues the provision of Vascular advice to medical and surgical inpatients.
  • Work with colleagues, both medical and nursing to improve and advance the service.
  • Share with colleagues the responsibility for the management of the Department.
  • Share with colleagues the responsibility for teaching and training of trainees, junior medical staff, nursing staff, primary care colleagues and medical students.
  • Participate actively in Clinical Audit and Clinical Governance work to ensure continual improvements in the quality and safety of care.
  • Participate in the recruitment of patients to clinical trials.
  • Maintain and further personal learning through generic Trust training and Specialty Specific training (CPD).



  • FRCS or equivalent qualification.
  • Eligible for full registration with the GMC at time of appointment and hold a current licence to practice.
  • Eligibility to work in the UK.
  • Up to date and fit to practise safely.

If you are ready to work in a hospital that prides itself on the opportunities provided to staff and the care provided to patients, apply today, and enjoy access to hundreds of shifts, a dedicated Placement Officer and revalidation support.

What if I know someone else who would suit this role? Refer a friend!

Earn £500 for every locum doctor you refer to Medacs Healthcare!

There is no limit to the number of friends you can refer, so the more people you refer the more you can earn..

Complete the form and a member of our team will be in touch - https://forms.office.com/e/EpvtyDuxmK

Employer Details

Name: Medacs
Website: https://www.medacs.com/
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